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Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 7:30pm EDT
hello i am i am richard againstburg. you are at the listening post. a huge news story in nigeria and why the coverage is so scarce. the philippines where journalism does not come easily. ethiopia says it doesn't care what human rights groups think. it's putting another 9 journalists on trial. chalk one up to the imagination in our web video of the week. it had all of the hallmarks of a major news story except the date light. nigeria, hundreds of school t boka haram, it has been blamed for 1500 deaths this year alone. it's name translates to western education is forbidden. it's members aren't crazy about the foreign media either sinc boka haram sees the media as carriers of the values it opposes. coverage has been limited plus access is restricted and visuals are hard to come by. there is the government's attempts to control the story because of the serious questions over the president's efforts to restrict boka haram. it's not getting the coverage it warrants. our starting point this week is chibook in northeast earn nigeria. . >> i wouldn't say it's a failing of the media becaus
Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 7:00pm EDT
nigeria and why the coverage is so scarce. the philippines where journalism does not come easily. ethiopia says it doesn't care what human rights groups think. it's putting another 9 journalists on trial. chalk one up to the imagination in our web video of the week. it had all of thll
Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 6:00pm EDT
cities at will >>> nigeria's president told officials that everything must be done to rescue more than 250 school girls, kidnapped by armed nighters. many nigerians say the government botched its response to the abductions. we have this report from abuja. >> reporter: nig earians at the church in abuja praying for the kidnapped girls to be found. there's pressure on the president goodluck jonathan. he set up a committee on why the girls were kidnapped. some church goers are planning overnight vigils until the girls are found. >> i am a father, i have children. i have a son. if i put myself in the shoes of the parents, it's terriblement. >> these protesters if washington d.c. accused the nij herian government of mishandling the rescue effort. people have protested in london. there's a drive under the hash tag bring back our girls. >> we are urging the naming earian government to do more. they need to be found and returned to their families. >> public anger is fuelled by conflicting figures. the anger is as high as it is because schools have been attacked before. in february '59 students
CNN
May 4, 2014 3:00pm PDT
. that's the nightmare parents are facing in nigeria right now. ahead the growing campaign demanding action finally forces the country's president to talk about this kidnapping. peace of mind is important when you're running a successful business. so we provide it services you can rely on. with centurylink as your trusted it partner, you'll experience reliable uptime for the network and services you depend on. multi-layered security solutions keep your information safe, and secure. and responsive dedicated support meets your needs, and eases your mind. centurylink. your link to what's next. this is mike. his long race day starts with back pain... ...and a choice. take 4 advil in a day which is 2 aleve... ...for all day relief. "start your engines" >>> worldwide protests have forced the nigerian president to step up efforts to find those kidnapped girls. this crowd here in london is trying to rally international support. more than 200 students were till being held by a militant group boko haram which is violently opposed to educating women. here's cnn's isha sesay. >> reporter: nigeri
CSPAN
May 4, 2014 5:30pm EDT
price of african oil, a series on conflicts and nigeria. ladies and gentlemen, without further ado, please join me in welcoming bob and steve to our event tonight. [applause] >> let's find out what this man is thinking. the want to come talk? sure. i am happy to do that. it is great to be here. congratulations on the book. i found compelling. and i want to begin because we are talking about a geographic space, and it is hard for us to keep that in our heads. give us some mental map, if you will. when you talk about the cauldron, the south china sea, will you define the edges of that culver for us? >> think of it as the middle europa of the 21st century. just like central and eastern europe where the center of geopolitical conflict in the 20th-century can't think of the south china sea as that for the 21st injury. it is surrounded by the countries of southeast asia, the philippines, vietnam, the strait of:00 in the southwest, taiwan is in the north. the court in the ball, so the speak. it is about the size of the greater caribbean. in fact it might just as the caribbean is called th
Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 4:00pm EDT
abducted in nigeria, the country's president set up a committee to rescue them. ordering security to do everything possible to get them back. the people are increasingly angry. >> reporter: nige earians are at a church praying for the kidnapped girls to be found. there's pressure on the president goodluck jonathan. he's setting up a committee to look at how the abductions took place, and why the rescue efforts failed. some churchgoers are planning overnight vigils until the girls are found. >> i have children. i have daughters and a son. it's painful. if i pud myself in the shoes of the parents, it's painful. . >> news of the abduction spread around the world. these protesters in washington d.c. accused the government of mishandling the rescue effort. >> the president of nigeria of the mighty of the country, he had financial resources and can make things happen if he wants to make things happen. there shouldn't be an excuse. >> people have been protesting in london. there's a global social media tribe under the hashtag "bring back our girls." >> reporter: we are urging the government to
CNN
May 4, 2014 1:00pm PDT
time since nearly 300 schoolgirls kidnapped in nigeria more than two weeks ago, the country's president addressed the situation. people around the world have been taking to the streets demanding more action and nigeria's government is criticized for not doing enough but earlier in a televised address goodluck jonathan the president repeatedly promised that the girls would be rescued and he called for more cooperation in the efforts to find them. >> getting them out, what we request is maximum cooperation from the guidance and the parents of these girls because up to this time they have not been able to come clearly to keep the police clear identities. >> international pressure has been building for the nigeria government to do more to find the missing girls. an islamic militant group is blamed for the abduction of these girls and so far there's been no official claim of responsibility. >>> the controversy surrounding donald sterling's racist rant is fueling a big debate about the state of race relations in the nba and the whole country for that matter. we'll take a look at tha
CNN
May 4, 2014 12:00pm PDT
were abducted from their boarding school, nigeria's president now addressing his nation. a live report from nigeria on what is he promising to do, next. ...for the year. hi. sorry. just want to say, i bundled home and auto with state farm, saved 760 bucks. love this guy. so sorry. okay, does it bother anybody else that the mime is talking? frrreeeeaky! [ male announcer ] savings worth talking about. state farm. and i'm his mom at the dog park. the kids get trail mix, and here's what you get after a full day of chasing that cute little poodle from down the street. mm hmm delicious milo's kitchen chicken meatballs. they look homemade, which he likes almost as much as making new friends yes, i'll call her. aww, ladies' man. milo's kitchen. made in the usa with chicken or beef as the number one ingredient. the best treats come from the kitchen. crestor got more high-risk patients' bad cholesterol to a goal of under 100. way to go, crestor! yeah! getting to goal is a big deal, especially if you have high cholesterol plus any of these risk factors. because you could be at increased ri
MSNBC
May 4, 2014 12:00pm PDT
girls >>> for the first time today anyway jeer knigeri nigeria's president meets with the families of the schoolgirls kidnapped nearly three weeks ago. >>> and a staggering number of kids bring weapons to school after they have been bullied. >>> and you are not going to believe what one pennsylvania neighborhood found in their driveways. what is this doing in the year 2014? we need to begin with a breaking story. video that's just incredible to see. quite disturbing to see we got out of a ringling brothers, barnum & bailey circus. a performance ends with gasps of disbelief as nine performers hanging 25 feet above the floor on a rig came crashing down. this is a bit disturbing, but watch and listen to the crowd response. ♪ >> suspended -- >> you did hear the crowd reaction theres as well. let me be clear. the weight performers on the rig, a ninth person on the floor was injured as well. with we are told tonight's 3:00 and 7:00 p.m. shows have been cancelled. there were serious injuries, as you can imagine. we are told this was part of the hair hang. they were hanging from their hair
CNN
May 4, 2014 11:00am PDT
right. straight ahead, no laughing matter at all. nigeria's president now addressing his nation more than two weeks after nearly 300 school girls were kidnapped. what does he have to say now? a live report coming up. narrator: these are the tennis shoes skater kid: whoa narrator: that got torture tested by teenagers and cried out for help. from the surprised designers. who came to the rescue with a brilliant fix male designer: i love it narrator: which created thousands of new customers for the tennis shoes that got torture tested by teenagers. the internet of everything is changing manufacturing. is your network ready? check for more! well, i guess i can double check... my watch! [ male announcer ] it pays to double check, with state farm. before those little pieces would get in between my dentures and my gum and it was uncomfortable. [ male announcer ] just a few dabs is clinically proven to seal out more food particles. [ corrine ] super poligrip is part of my life now. so, if you're what ysleeping in your is youcontact lenses, ask about the air optix® contacts so breathable they
Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 2:00pm EDT
abducted in nigeria, the president set up a committee to help to secure the release. he ordered security chiefs to do everything possible to get the girls back, but people are becoming increasingly angry. we have the report. >> reporter: nigerians at the church praying for the kidnapped girls to be found. there's popular pressure on the president. he's set up a committee to investigate how the abductions took place and why the rescue effort has so far failed. some church-goers plan overnight vigils until the girls are found. >> i have children. i have daughters. i have a son. it's terrible. i put myself in the shoes of the parents. >> reporter: news of the abductions has spread around the world. these protesters in washington, d.c. accuse the nigerian government of mishandling the rescue effort. >> the president has the might of the full, entire military of the country. he has financial resources as well. he can make things happen if he actually wants to with things like this. so there shouldn't be any excuses. >> reporter: people have been protesting in london, too. there's a g
Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 12:00pm EDT
fighting. jordan, turkey, egypt, lebanon and iraq have added their names to that plea. >>> nigeria's president "good luck" jonathan has promised to find more than 200 school girls who were kidnapped. he spoke to state officials for the first time. church services have been held tries the country. people fried for the missing girls abducted in borno state by boka haram. reports suggest the girls have been sold to fighters from the group. >> south africa's political parties are holding final campaign rallies ahead of elections on wednesday. the supporters of the national african congress have been gathering. the opposition party, economic freedom fighters were holding final rally in pretty other i can't. tanya page is there. we will hear from her. first, at the african national congress in johannesburg. >> a tough crowd to please. supporters want to know why there are corruption allegations in the ruling african national congress. they want to know why there is poor service delivery. some people in the 90,000 stayed annual. some say the speech was boring. the president carried on. he p
MSNBC
May 4, 2014 9:00am PDT
. it's a call for action. rallies in the u.s. echo those in nigeria demanding more be done to save hundreds of kidnapped school girls. benghazi blowback. is that alleged smoking gun, mail really a political boon for republicans? >> last year was rough. geez. [ laughter ] at one point things got so bad the 47% called mitt romney to apologize. [ laughter ] >> say what? it's the president's annual standup act. so how did he hand this will year's laugh lines? >>> hey there, everyone, welcome to "weekends with alex witt." 1:00 in the east, 10:00 a.m. in the west. we have new reaction to the nba's latest move against los angeles clippers owner donald sterling. sacramento mayor and nba all-star kevin johnson spoke on "meet the press" about his role. >> the players sent me in to talk to commissioner silver and the players wanted an immediate investigation. they wanted to have a voice. they wanted to make sure that they weren't passive participants and thirdly they wanted the most maximum, most severe sanctions possible. commissioner silver exceeded those expectations in 72 hours. there's n
CNN
May 4, 2014 9:00am PDT
to quick ask you about a question that's out there in nigeria, where, in mid-april, about 270-something, i think, nigerian school girls, teenagers were kidnapped by a terrorist group that is opposed to western education, who think western education is evil. there was an interesting article today, an op-ed by nicholas kristof in the "new york times." "while there has been a major international search for the missing people on mh flight 370, there's been no meaningful search for an even greater number of missing school girls." we've heard secretary kerry said this is terrible. the nigerian government is apparently not doing much to find these young women, we're told they will be sold as wives to some of these terrorists. kristof said we need the u.s. to do something. is there something the u.s. can do? >> one thing, i believe the u.s. who has been way too silent on the brutality, the lack of human rights in the muslim world for women. and i think that's one of the roles i think the senate foreign relations committee can play there is hold hearings, highlight that so americans, s
Al Jazeera America
May 4, 2014 11:00am EDT
huge news story in nigeria and why the coverage is so scarce. the philippines where journalism does not come easily. ethiopia says it doesn't care what human rights groups think. it's putting another 9 journalists on trial. chalk one up to the imagination in our web video of
CNN
May 4, 2014 8:00am PDT
flight 370? they were reacting to the abduction of girls in nigeria. it happened back in april and it's a horrifying story. the numbers are somewhat confused. there have been stories that some of the girls have escaped or somehow been freed, but the fact remains that an islamic terrorist group, which means western education is sinful, reportedly took the girls for this reason, this they were going to school and getting an education. i first heard the story from a cnn correspondent in west africa. i think cnn deserves some credits because other networks barely have presence in africa at all. the story has not gotten sustained attention from this or any other network in the united states. they have demanded more action from their government and i spoke to a man who said the internet has helped fill in the gaps. >> the social media has been a popular force in nigeria. our mission is almost unavailable for weeks and the number of girls that are missing. the media has totally, totally failed. >> we are in nigeria today. thank you for joining me. >> thanks for having me, brian. >> bring
NBC
May 4, 2014 7:00am PDT
look now at a disturbing development in nigeria. that's where terrorists kidnapped more than 200 school age girls. this weekend, there is an international campaign demanding their return. a protest was held in washington, d.c. yesterday. the hash tag #bring back our girls has been getting support on twitter as well. and secretary of state john kerry said the u.s. will do everything possible to find the girls and free them. >> let me be clear. the kidnapping of hundreds of children is an unconscionable crime, and we'll do everything possible to support the nigerian government to return these young women to their homes and to hold the perpetrators to justice. >> kerry made that comment while addressing a youth conference in the ethiopian capital. >> the first openly gay bishop in the ank lucon church is divorcing his husband. gene robinson made that announcement in an e-mail to the diocese of new hampshire this weekend. they entered into a civil union in 2008 which converted to a marriage in 2010. robinson's election in 2003 as the first openly gay bishop gained international atten
KRON
May 4, 2014 7:00am PDT
streets all over the country. the message girls that were kidnapped and niger nigeria will take you ought to protest next trip to as an fbi find a missing california teenager are year war this weekend what they had to say about helping hand not anderson get home safely. at a new study on hangover's good mixing beer and wine really be the cause for of flex. airline of britain and studied only the back. it's never been easier to find a dentist. watch. dentist. [ popping ] now you have to figure out which one takes your insurance... [ sighs ] okay. now, a dentist you trust and feel comfortable going to. hrmm. i know. at 1-800-dentist, we've helped over 8 million people find that right dentist, and we can do the same for you. [ chuckles ] so don't put it off. call 1-800-dentist today. ♪ many of us may have avoided donnie alcohol beer on the night because our friend of raging hangover the next day but at the bbc a review of research on the topic suggests the drinks of a variety is not a problem and said some experts point out to possible factors one of them having several different typ
ABC
May 4, 2014 6:00am PDT
. >>> protesters here in the united states and nigeria are calling on their governments to do more. to find more than 200 girls kidnapped last month. [chanting] bring back our girls! ♪ we want our girls >> yesterday they marched, calling for the the return of 223 girls kidnapped at gunpoint. a militant group raided the girls' boarding school back on april 16th, taking 276 girls. 53 have since escaped. the girls are reportedly being sold into marriage for $12 each. >> a north bay community is rallying around a boy fighting cancer. all the proceeds from an auction last night at the elk's club in san ran fell will go to ron's family. ron died from a heart attack shortly after his son was diagnosed with his cancer is called rms and it attacks his muscles. when he was diagnosed it was at stage 4 but despite all of that the family is in good spirits. >> they are survivors and they are staying positive. it's a difficult situation, but but they are persevering. >> zeke's mother said he is doing okay. his body is responding well to chemotherapy. he will start radiation next month. are with that family.
NBC
May 4, 2014 6:00am PDT
around the globe are putting pressure on nigeria to step up its efforts in finding hundreds of schoolgirls kidnapped by a terror group. demonstrators gathered saturday at washington's lincoln memorial and here in new york they took over union square. more than 275 girls were kidnapped last month. officials say about 220 of them are still being held captive. >>> we have more information about former secretary of state condoleezza rice's decision not to speak at a commencement ceremony in new jersey. rice had accepted an invitation to address graduates on may 18th. after protests from students and faculty over her role in the iraq war she backed out. she made the announcement on facebook saying the invitation had become a distraction for the university. rutgers was prepared to pay the former secretary $35,000. on an unrelated note, i am now available. >>> an alarming study out today reveals how kids being bullied in school may be taking matters into their own hands. dr. nancy snyderman explains. >> reporter: school shootings, a huge problem in this country. mental illness often t
PBS
May 4, 2014 5:30am PDT
trip will take him to ethiopia nigeria angola and king. this is the first time the will of set foot on the continent as china's premium and also his first foreign visit the shia ahead of the tripoli said in an interview with african press that relations between china and africa have it it's what you call the golden period. both sides have benefited from their cooperation. the kitchen and said his visit is expected to expand exchanges and cooperation on poverty reduction and common development. he seeks to spend than industrial and commercial cooperation by hoping to promote africa's industrialization and manufacturing sector. and he also hopes to enhance human resources and people environmental cooperation which could help sustain momentum in africa as one can develop. the chinese from his trip will start in the african nation of ethiopia. the later move on to nigeria angola and kenya successively in ethiopia in the kitchen will attend the completion ceremony of a highly constructed by chinese corporations and paid a visit to the headquarters of the african union in addis ababa. the
CNN
May 4, 2014 5:00am PDT
to bring home more than 200 girls still missing after being kidnapped in nigeria. thousands more protesting and millions more call for their release. we'll go live to nigeria. be a sound sleeper, or...l you a mouth breather? well, put on a breathe right strip and instantly open your nose up to 38% more than allergy medicines alone. so you can breathe and sleep. shut your mouth and sleep right. breathe right. everything looking good. ♪ velocity 1,200 feet per second. [ man #2 ] you're looking great to us, eagle. ♪ 2,000 feet. ♪ still looking very good. 1,400 feet. [ male announcer ] a funny thing happens when you shoot for the moon. ahh, that's affirmative. [ male announcer ] you get there. you're a go for landing, over. [ male announcer ] the all new cadillac cts, the 2014 motor trend car of the year. female announcer: sleep train's interest free ends sunday. it's your last chance to get three years interest-free financing on beautyrest black, stearns & foster, serta icomfort; even tempur-pedic. plus, get free delivery, and sleep train's 100-day low price guarantee. but hur
ABC
May 4, 2014 5:00am PDT
was hit. the man who shot him is in jail. >>> protesters here in the united states and nigeria are calling on their governments to do more. to find more than 200 girls kidnapped last month. >> [chanting] bring back our girls! >> yesterday they marched, calling for the the return of 223 girls kidnapped at gunpoint. a militant group raided the girls' boarding school back on april 16th, taking 276 girls. 53 have since escaped. the girls are reportedly being sold into marriage for $12 each. >>> a man has died several hours after a hit-and-run driver plowed into his car in san francisco's mission district. witnesses say a driver ran a red light, ramming the victim's car police say the person who broadsided victim ran from the the scene. >>> a north bay community is fighting around a boy fighting cancer. all the proceeds from an auction last night at the elk's club in san rafael will go to ron's family in february. ron suddenly died from a heart attack not long after his son zeke was diagnosed with cancer. his cancer is called rms and it attacks his muscles. when he was diagnosed it was
CNN
May 4, 2014 3:00am PDT
kidnapped in nigeria. he called it unconscionable. >> not for sale! not for sale! >> rallies from new york to london demanding the terrorist group "bring back our girls" imploring the nigerian government to take some action. >> that phrase is now becoming a call for action, "bring back our girls" has ignited across social media, calling attention to a story that has been largely overlooked for a couple of weeks, at least until now. >> let's bring in cnn editorial producer nadia bilchick for more on that. yousafzai put out a tweet that i retweeted because it's just gets to the core. talk to us about what we know regarding how these girls were kidnapped. >> what we know is that supposedly a muslim fundamentalist group on the 15th of april came into a school at night and captured these 270 or so girls. that's what we do know. the word boca haram in the nigerian dialect actually means western education is sin. so you ask why they took these girls? first of all they abduct them to convert them to cook for them, clean for them and sometimes to marry them. victor, you and i were talking abou
CNN
May 4, 2014 2:00am PDT
number could increase. isha sesay is in nigeria. she joins us on the poen. isha, what do we know about the exact number of girls missing and what the government is doing now to try and get them released? how difficult is this task ahead? >> reporter: hi there, errol. i think the issue surrounding the exact number of girls that were taken and the confusing surrounding it is one of the very troubling aspects of this story. the fact that that number has been revised several times since these girls were abducted in the middle of the night from their school in northeastern nigeria. just this past friday the number was revised again with a new figure emerging. a much higher figure. nigerian authorities now saying 206 girls were taken, adding at least 53 escaped, leaving 223 in the hands of their captors. before anyone thinks that's the end of the matter, we now have -- they have been transparent at least in saying that that number could well go up because they are still going through school records. and so that number of 223 still in the hands of their captors could be increased in the
ABC
May 4, 2014 2:00am PDT
. thank you. tonight protesters in. the united states and nigeria called on their governments to do more to find more than 200 girls kidnapped last month. >> bring back our girls. >> they marched you caing for the return of 223 girl kidnapped at gunpoint. a militant group raided their boarding school april 16th, taking 276 girls, 53 have escaped. they're reportedly being sold into marriages for $12 each. >>> a man died today, several hours after a hit and run driver plowed into his car in san francisco's mission district. witnesses say a driver ran a headlight and ram the victim as a car at cesar chavez street. those anrs hit another vehicle just before 2:30 a.m. the driver who broadsided the victim ran from the scene police say. >> a man died after being struck by an amtrak train in richmond just before 2:00 p.m. the con trap kostka county coroner is working to identify the victim. >>> a north bay community rallied around a boy fighting cancer. all the proceeds from tonight's auction at the elks club will go to ron powell's family. in february, ron died suddenly from a heart attack
Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 11:00pm EDT
300 going girls abducted in nigeria. it's been more than two weeks since the school girls were taken, and frustrated parents called on the government to seek assistance from other countries. there were rallies in the u.s., in support of the missing girls. dozens of people gathered in washington d.c. they say the government is not doing enough to help find the children. a rally was held in wisconsin. >> we don't know what it is. the government is not doing everything. everyone else is talking about this, except the government. it's like why is 234 lives not important to them to do something about it. we are tired of the silence. >> secretary of state john kerry called the abduction a crime. at least three people have been killed in kenya in two separate explosions. the attacks took place in mombassa. an unidentified person threw graen aids into a -- grenades into a crowded mini bus. no one claimed responsibility for the attacks. >> in somalia a bomb killed at least seven people, including a prominent politician. it went off in kagisso, mogale. a government -- in mogadishu. no one clai
KRON
May 3, 2014 8:00pm PDT
today spoke out about the mass kidnapping of girls in nigeria. he will -- will show you a video of protest in new york city. 276 girls were kidnapped by islamic extremist about two -- two weeks ago they say art sherman ... forces failed to rescue the girl send last call 53 had managed to escape. nigeria is fighting a five-year-old uprising by islamic extremists. they demanded that the return of girls. >>> the party was called sinkhole -- and was supposed to take place tonight, the holiday was supposed this celebrate mexican heritage over 100 students protested to get the party shutdown and some were offended by the theme and some compared it to st. patrick's day. the calm the chancellor suggested mandatory -- mandatory diversity course. >> firefighters are putting laser making progress and the wildfire in rancho cucamonga i was burned around 2000 acres and forced evacuation of 1600 homes. officials are saying its 70% contained. this other part is no longer active and cruiser current working the on the northern side. >>> the city police department is warning the officer killed in a
NBC
May 3, 2014 5:30pm PDT
closer look at a disturbing development in nigeria where terrorists kidnapped more than 200 teenage school girls. this week, there's an international campaign that is z demanding their return. a protest was held in washington, d.c., today. bring back our girls hash tag has been gaining support on twitter. also teoday secretary of state john kerry said the u.s. would do, quote, everything possible to free the girls. >> let me be clear. the kidnapping of hundreds of children is an unconscionable crime. and we will do everything possible to support the nigerian government to return these young women to their homes and to hold the perpetrators to justice. >> kerry made the comments while addressing a youth conference in the ethiopian capital today. as nbc's andrea mitchell reports, loved ups in nigeria are becoming more desperate and upset. ♪ >> reporter: anger and frustration more than two weeks after the kidnapping of more than 200 girls. a nightmare for the parents and extended families. some of the girls taken from this school may have already been sold into so-called marriages fo
PBS
May 3, 2014 5:30pm PDT
z warning americans traveling to nigeria of a attack against hotels there. the capital city will host a world economic forum later this week, has already been the scene of terror attacks. two bombings there have killed 80 people and wounded dozens more. nigeria is still trying to locate more than 200 girls abducted from a school last month. >>> the centers for disease control has confirmed the first case of the mers virus, which stands for middle east respiratory syndrome, is a health care worker. officials are concerned because of the fatality rate of the disease. 100 of the people diagnosed in the past two years have died. all of them are from the middle east or who have traveled case. the cdc says the case in indiana represents a low-risk because the virus is not highly contagious. >>> a federal jury in california has awarded apple nearly $120 million in its patent infringement lawsuit against samsung. the award late yesterday represents only about 6% of the damages apple had sought. the judge has yet to rule on apple's effort to block the sale of certainly products including
NBC
May 3, 2014 5:00pm PDT
, international outrage over a massive student kidnapping in nigeria. the search is on for 200 girls who were grabbed from their classrooms. coming up next, the social media campaign that is demanding their return. we take you out live right now to the oracle arena in oakland. tonight we're going to find out if the warriors are going to be coming back for another series at home. at the roracle. warriors/clippers going on. starting in about two hours. hour and a half from right now. we'll of course have highlights of all that for you tonight at 1 1:00. take a break right now, be right back. >>> in just one day we can impact local non-profits in our communities. donate on may 6th. >>> good evening, everyone, i'm terry mcsweeney. diane dwyer is off tonight. we continue to follow developing news. traffic moving on the 580 freeway after a deadly shooting. police say about 1:00 this afternoon witnesses saw someone shooting at a blue suv. when officers arrived at the scene, suv was flipped over as you see in the video. the driver inside was dead. shot at least once. richmond police are investigating
ABC
May 3, 2014 5:00pm PDT
, more than 200 girls are still missing in nigeria after they were kidnapped last month. >> big example to hoe this government doesn't represent us. >> bring back our girls. >> there were protests today in washington, dc and in nigeria. these people say their government leaders aren't doing enough to bring back 223 girls kidnapped at gunpoint. a militant group raid their boarding school, taking 276 girls. 53 have escaped. the nigerian defense ministry says it is committed to finding the girls. >> more violence in ukraine today. and now there's fear russian president vladimir putin may use the fighting as an accuse to invade. putin says he has received thousands of requests for help from russians living in ukraine in eastern ukraine, pro-russian protesters rallied outside buildings, forcing their way in before waving a russian flag as the crowd outside cheered. today flowers marked the site of a deadly fight. yesterday ukraine started a new effort to push back pro-russian groups. >> a hit-and-run crash in san francisco critically injured one person. the crash happened at 2:30 thi
Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 8:00pm EDT
. >>> demonstrators in washington call on u.s. the do more in relation to the kidnapped ghirls nigeria. >>> world press freedom day. >>> on the trail of a deadly disease that found its way to indiana. >>> and the n.b.a.'s latest move to oust clippers' owner donald sterling. . >>> hugs and relief in ukraine as seven european observers held by separatists are freed. it comes a day after fighting in the southern city of odessa killed dozens of pro-russia activists, many in a clash. today the city held visuals to commemorate the dead. at this hour ukraine inches closer to civil war. the military is stepping up its offensive. the conflict is spreading to other parts of the country. paul brennan has the latest from the eastern city of konstantinovka. >> reporter: burning cars and dabry were evidence of what looked like a day of fighting between ukranian soldiers and pro-russian separatists. vehicles and tyres became barricades, set alike to try to keep the government troops at bay. >> there's a lot of victims from both sides, from the civilians and fighters. people who were going to work wer
Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 7:30pm EDT
the kidnapped ghirls nigeria. >>> world press freedom day. >>> on the trail of a deadly disease that found its way to indiana. >>> and the
CNN
May 3, 2014 3:00pm PDT
ukraine. in nigeria more than 200 girls are being held hostage. demonstrators from london to new york rallied today to call for their freedom. we are going to take you inside a global push to help these girls. make sure you stay tuned for that. >>> and in los angeles, the clippers are gearing up for a game seven of the playoffs. this after owner donald sterling dominated headlines this week for racist remarks leaked to the media. we have new comments from sterling and the woman, and the woman who leaked his remarks. or is accused of leaking his remarks. a very real possibility of a civil war in ukraine and that borders russia. towns were overrun by armed separatists who believe those towns should be russians. this is happening not on the border but more than 150 miles into ukraine. it's after midnight in ukraine now. government leaders are promising that active military operations will continue when the sun comes up. dozens of civilians and separatists have been killed in the fighting so far and people who live in the region are being told to stay in their homes for safety. as i said
Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 6:00pm EDT
to help in locating around 300 young girls abducted in nigeria. it's been more than two weeks since the school girls were kidnapped. frustrated parents have been calling on the government to get help from other countries. dodgeses much people held a rally. they say the government knows where the girls are being hidden but it's not taking any action to gain their freedom. >> we don't know what it is. the government is not doing anything else. everyone is speaking up about this except the government. why 234 lives is not that important to them to do something about that? we are tired of silence. >> the state department still advising on investigative techniques. secretary of state john kerry called it an uncon shownable crime. >> we spoke earlier to jon campbell. he says the boka haram fighter group has been silent putting into question whether they are responsible for the abductor. the government's response has been badly coordinated, there have been demonstrations essentially designed to pressure the government to step up efforts and do something what the relationship is between the
FOX News
May 3, 2014 2:00pm PDT
in the end, there are 225 women missing in nigeria, little girls. there are endless numbers of friendly fire -- we haven't -- wait a second, leten me finish! let me finish my say with what i think. me >> sure. >> hillary clinton says, we know they killed these people what, difference does did make anymore? >> because they covered it up, bob! >> so what!if >> every administration covers things up! >> should they be able toatio because it makes the president look good? >> who cares! they're not saying, gee, i wonderer what happened in benghazi. >> if it happened with a republican president and he w lied -- you would lose your mind. >> go after the f.b.i., go after all the other things you're talking about.go but this is, we've overkilled this. the republicans are using this purely for political reasons. not that they don't care about i four people being dead. and do you think they had this committee -- >> bob, wow. >> if you you were you admitting this was used to win ant election, then that didn't win an election. >> it was a piece of winning anw election. >> i'm sorry. i didn't
CNN
May 3, 2014 2:00pm PDT
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Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 4:00pm EDT
terrible saga playing out in nigeria where hundreds of teenage girls were kidnapped from their school. coming home from war, a former child soldier returns to the village he was kidnapped from. >>>. >>> welcome back to al jazeera america. here are the top stories remember following at this hour: in ukraine, separatists have freed the european mediators held captive for the last week. the second day of military action is underway as the government in kiev takes back some separatist strongholds. >>> in afghanistan, a rescue operation has been abandoned after a laid slide buried an entire town. afghan officials say over 2,000 people are dead and the recovery focus has shifted to assisting the more than 4,000 people who are displaced. >>> this is world press freedom day and the 126th day of captivity in egypt for three al jazeera journalists who are accused of falsifying news of conspiring with the muslim brotherhood. charges both they and al jazeera deny. the men appeared in court for a 7th time today and were once again denied bail. >>> the u.s. is offering to help locate some 30
CNN
May 3, 2014 12:00pm PDT
rallied in washington today to demand safe return of at least 223 school girls kidnapped in nigeria more than two weeks ago. critics of the nigerian government say officials aren't doing enough to try to rescue these girls and return them. >> and this was the scene in new york where dozens tried to bring attention to the matter. this comes as secretary of state john kerry is in africa where he pledged support to help the nigerian government. >> let me be clear. the kidnapping of hundreds of children by obamacare a har a.m. is unconscionable. we will do everything to support the nigerian government to return these young women to their homes. >> they're accused of abducting them from a boarding school. the group opposes education and human rights groups say the kidnappers use the girls as sex slaves. it is not known where they are now. officials think they were trucked into a remote forest. the failure to find the girls inspired people to speak out around the world, many using the #bringbackourgirls. >> that's the rally cry for nigerians on social media, expressing anguish and trust t
MSNBC
May 3, 2014 11:00am PDT
nigeria to take more aggressive action to rescue the girls. >>> also from here in d.c., a building that houses a strip club collapses. it's all caught on camera. four nearby buildings were also damaged. there was some construction going on nearby. at this point, it's not clear if that's what triggered the collapse. one person was hurt. that person is expected to be okay. >>> new support and new questions today for hillary clinton, if she decides to run for the white house in 2016. also, jeb bush gets some words of encouragement from his former president brother. could 2016 shape up as the battle of america's political dynasties? the brain trust here in the flesh on a saturday afternoon in d.c. bob franken is a syndicated columni columnist. and mercedes is a republican strategist, also former spokesperson for the george w. bush administration. good to see all of you here in the flesh. this is nice. i should have brought you something. we don't have a budget for gifts. let's start with the news today, bob. tim kaine threw his support behind hillary clinton down in south carolina. the
Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 2:00pm EDT
school in northern nigeria more than two weeks ago. kerry made the announcement in ethiopia during his tour of africa. >> let me be clear: the kidnapping of hundreds of children by boka har a.m. is unconscionable and we will do everything to support the niger yam government to return these young women to of their homes. >> seven people have been killed in a bombing in mogadishu. police say there is a targeting of former local government official killed in the explosion. >>> final rallies are beg held ahead of next week's election. facing the toughest challenge yet, likely to return to power, tania page explains >> reporter: the blue of the democratic alliance filled the hall like a rising tide. although it's more popular than ever, it's small compared to the governing national congress. it's south africa's biggest opposition party. >> if our government was doing its work properly, south africa would be attracting much more investors and the economy would be growing much faster to create the jobs we need to tackle our biggest problem, which is unemployment and poverty. >> all opposition
Al Jazeera America
May 3, 2014 11:00am EDT
hundreds of girls abducted from a school in nigeria. it is believed there is a group behind the missing. as we report relatives are criticizing the authorities and saying they are left with more questions than answers. >> the confusion is continuing over a how many girls were abducted by armed men from a school northeast of nigeria two weeks ago and the police are saying 276 girls are still missing, out of 300 that were initially taken. a figure far higher than what was previously reported by the government and military. the police say it is because they were visiting students from other schools who are initially unaccounted for. some relatives say it could be true, several of his nieces w e ducted and still missing. >> [indiscernible] from a war zone area. all secondary schools come to do an exam and asparents we are called to write down the children's name that may be lost. those people were not informed. >> they are taking part in the protests over too government and the military's rescuing of the girls. but nobody knows for certain where they are. they believed an armed group kidnap
ABC
May 3, 2014 8:00am PDT
in nigeria. the slogan, bring back our girls is creating a firestorm on social media. islamic extremists kidnapped more than 200 girls about two weeks ago, many of the girls are said to have been sold as slaves alive. the protest will be at noon today at the mcgregor community theater on cedar boulevard. >>> new details about the federal raid of a petaluma slaughter house that led to a massive meat recall earlier this year. documents from investigators show the rancho feeding corporation was purchasing diseased cows and processing them when inspectors weren't around. cancerous growths were trimmed and the heads from sick cows were replaced with the heads of healthy ones and the plant foreman was in a romantic relationship with a usda inspector. >>> east bay inspectors are cracking down on massage parlors that are they say are fronts for sex and more. a six-month investigation has ended in arrests and seizures of guns, drugs and cash and the closure of 13 massage parlors. abc7 news reporter donald wong reports from san lorenzo. >> we thought it was a regular massage parlor. >>
CNN
May 3, 2014 7:00am PDT
school girls in nigeria. these are live pictures now of a rally now in new york. demonstrators demand more be done to rescue the girls abducted by militants more than two weeks ago. u.s. secretary of state john kerry in ethiopia says the perpetrators must be brought to justice and urge supporting the nigerian government in finding the girls. police say 53 of the girls managed to escape. let's go live to new york. rosa flores is covering that rally. rosa, a kidnapping in nigeria, but voices being raised right there. >> reporter: you know, fred, this is just a parent's worst nightmare. imagine your daughter goes to school one day and then never comes back because they have been kidnapped by known militant group. this group has been recognized by the u.s. government as a terrorist organization, so take a look around me. this is what this group of people are protesting today because they're asking the world to pay attention to these more than 200 girls who have been kidnapped. so you'll see there's a lot of people here. there are several hundred people. if you listen to what they're sayin
KRON
May 3, 2014 7:00am PDT
taking stronger steps to make sure security not receive the people. the crisis in nigeria since then and central african of pollock urging africans to demand stability and financial development carries calling for expansion of american as well pre >> : evidence of area men are still looking for passengers from the seventh sunken ferry. opening six rooms on the third and fourth floor of their also combing areas that they are researched just in case. so far 230 bodies have been recovered the ferry was carrying forged and six people was a high school students when it sank people 16174 people survived. airline harry spotted in downtown manhattan this tack to see us what they arrived thursday for the party members of rest of my this have been abuzz for speculation whether prince harry and william will be traveling to the city for a weekend wedding. airline tel >> : sit lottery officials said he paid $5 for california lucky life ticket addled 7- eleven he will take a nudie option will pay him $2,500 per week for the next 25 years. my phone has stopped ringing since saturday night >> : reti
MSNBC
May 3, 2014 7:00am PDT
in a country facing terror on a daily basis, as evidenced by the car bomb explosion in nigeria's capital on thursday that killed at least 12 people, just days before your nation was set to host a major international economic forum. and this attack occurred across the road from the site of a massive explosion less than a month ago that killed at least 75 people. the same day that you young women were kidnapped from your school. but the reality of your country's woes does not excuse us from being absent in demanding more attention be paid to your story, because you matter. nor does it excuse your president, who took two weeks to make a public rvow to bring you back, after you were taken at gunpoint and your school burned down. now, there are reports that you are being sold off for $12 a person to your captors, being taken across the border and trafficked into slavery. $12? your lives cannot be equated to a dollar amount because your potential is limitless, and now the drum beat from those in your country and around the world are banging loudly so that you will not be forgotten. fro
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